If Congress truly wishes to respect Hong Kong’s democratic struggles, as the name of the legislation suggests, then these points must be addressed.Five Demands, Not One Less! Continue reading Hong Kong Human Rights and Democracy Act (HKHRDA): A Progressive Critique
Of course ordinary people cannot verify these speculations. Nevertheless, for people who long for genuine freedom and democracy in both Hong Kong and the mainland, the discords and conflicts within the CCP are undoubtedly good things to see. Continue reading Beijing’s Information War may Experience a Backlash
Let’s show our support for Hong Kong, which is resisting in an organized way.
Using umbrellas to protect themselves from tear gas, lasers, helmets, let us pay homage to their inspiring creativity. Continue reading Hong Kong solidarity demonstration in France: 17th August – ACT 40 United Act: Everyone brings one’s umbrella!
Sud Aerien expresses his full solidarity with Cathay Pacific workers threatened with being fired if they “support or participate in illegal protests”. From the news we get here in France, two ground workers have been sacked and one pilot has been removed. Continue reading 法國航空業僱員工會聲援國泰員工反送中（英文版）
The fourth feature of the present situation is that it exposes all the multiple players who are participating in this game simultaneously. In addition to the Hong Kong people who are fighting against Beijing’s puppet, there is Britain, America, the European Union, the Hong Kong Government, the Liaison Office, all the mainland political and economic entities which have direct or indirect interests in Hong Kong, and the inimical factions at the top of the CCP. Continue reading Four Features of the Current Situation in Hong Kong
Robin Lee November 2017 With negotiations having concluded in early September, the ASEAN-Hong Kong- Free Trade Agreement (AHKFTA) was formally signed at the 31st ASEAN Summit held in the Philippines earlier this month. A related invested agreement, the ASEAN-Hong Kong Investment Agreement (AHKIA) was also signed at the same time as the AHKFTA. With negotiations between Hong Kong and ASEAN having lasted three years before they were concluded in July, the agreements cover trade in goods and services, investment, economic and technical co-operation and dispute settlement mechanisms. The aim is for both agreements to come into force by the 1st … Continue reading What is the ASEAN-Hong Kong Free Trade Agreement and why should we be concerned?